Bite: On with the barbecue
Bite: On with the barbecue

It's not quite daylight saving but we can't wait, it's off with the barbecue cover and on with the sausies... or perhaps…

Death row dinners - bad taste?
Death row dinners - bad taste?

Inspired by the last requests of death row inmates and allowing diners to "enjoy the idea of a last meal, without the nasty…

Salad days (+recipes)
Salad days (+recipes)

Although it still seems to rain a lot, I love spring so much. Those crisp sunny days and the hint of warmer weather fill…

Too much of a good thing?
Too much of a good thing?

If you're buying lunch from a fast-food outlet, don't assume that everything that claims to be "healthy", actually is. So…

Food & Wine

Wine: NZ's world class red wines
Wine: NZ's world class red wines

Available to buy online for a limited time at heraldwine.co.nz 2012 Trinity Hill The Gimblett Winemakers…

The rise of superfood powders

Here is what I ate for breakfast this morning: two handfuls of spinach, two sticks of celery, some brazil nuts, walnuts…

Brunch: Federal Delicatessen, Auckland CBD

The menu is authentic 1950s New York diner fare - from bagels, Reuben sandwiches and New York hot dogs to griddle cakes…

Kiwifruit exports set to surge

Single desk seller Zespri says the kiwifruit industry is looking like putting on a growth spurt after the Psa virus cut…

Recipe: Basic pizza dough
Recipe: Basic pizza dough

1 tsp dry yeast 1/4 tsp caster sugar 3/4 cup lukewarm water 1 & 1/2 cups 00 flour 1 tsp sea salt flakes Place…

Global beer behemoth in the works

Nearly one in every three beers in the world could soon be sold by the same company.

Ask Phoebe: Taste of Auckland a bus ride away

Phoebe Falconer writes: Auckland Transport has no plans to run special services to the Taste of Auckland event, but there…

Barcelona: Spanish expedition

When P.K. Stowers goes in search of world-class tapas, a cosy venue leaves him happily sated.

Who drinks the most coffee?

Whether you stayed up late watching three episodes of The Good Wife instead of one, accidentally finished the whole bottle…

Auckland's best private dining
Auckland's best private dining

You might not know it, but some of your favourite restaurants have private dining rooms tucked away…

Food & Wine Archives

Recipes

Garden party (+recipes)
Garden party (+recipes)

One of the things we miss about being away from home…

Recipe: Raspberry and elderflower sorbet
Make dad's day (+recipes)
Make dad's day (+recipes)

Gather the family together and celebrate dad’s day…

Spring into action (+recipes)
Spring into action (+recipes)

We love it when spring comes around. The days get…

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Recipes

Recipe: Chai poached pears
Recipe: Chai poached pears

Serves 4 • 1 litre water • 1½ cups caster…

Delaney Mes: Birthday bash (+recipes)
Recipe: Basic caramel slice
Recipe: Basic caramel slice

Caramel slice is arguably the most popular of all…

Zest up your life (+recipes)
Zest up your life (+recipes)

We love citrus and we are lucky enough to be surrounded…

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Life & Style

No sex please, we're cuddlers
No sex please, we're cuddlers

Apps such as Tinder and Grindr have created a 'hook-up' culture, but sometimes you may not want sex, or even a relationship…

Uncovering animal smuggling
Apology after web domain name row
Sneans? Oh no John, no
Cancer survivor's fresh blow
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